This Month’s Focus: Excipients & Formulation
Using API powder in a bottle or capsule for clinical Phase I studies
This article discusses the risks associated with dosing active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) powder in a bottle or capsule for clinical Phase I studies.
Directly compressible ODT platforms: A comparison study
This article describes the benefits of orally disintegrating tablets for pediatric and geriatric patients and presents the results of a study comparing several directly compressible orally disintegrating tablet platforms currently available on the market.
Back Page: Setting USP–NF compendial specifications in a complex supply chain
This article discusses a USP subcommittee Stimuli article and survey related to establishing standards for excipient composition and purity.
Using residence time distribution to understand continuous blending
A representative group of particles passing through a blender operating at steady state will have a range of residence times in the blender, called a residence time distribution. This article explains how operators can use residence time distribution to design, better understand, and troubleshoot their continuous blending process.
Spotlight on Nutraceuticals: Verifying film coater operating parameters to ensure the quality of dietary supplement tablets
This article discusses important tablet film coating operating parameters and describes a simple procedure to verify the in-process controls to ensure coating uniformity, product quality, and regulatory compliance from batch to batch.
Maximize the return on your tooling investment with proactive maintenance
The condition of your tablet compression tooling is critical to manufacturing high-quality tablets that meet specifications. This article explains how proactive tooling maintenance can help extend tool life and maximize your return on investment.
Tablet compression sticking problems
Reducing tablet press downtime through tooling maintenance and optimization
Solving formulation problems with liquid-filled hard capsules
January: Capsule Filling
June: Solid Dosage Sourcebook
July: Excipients & Formulation
October: Quality, Validation & Regulatory Compliance
November: Annual Buyer’s Guide
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